May 21st, 2009

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Friendfeed Statistic

I had reason to visit Friendfeed today, and it noted that my feed has "about 15 posts per day." It's a conglomeration of all my blogs plus several social networks that I use. If you want to see what I'm doing online, this is one good way. Some of my others include:

http://www.mybloglog.com/buzz/members/ysabetwordsmith/
http://friendfeed.com/ysabet
http://www.grazr.com/blog/ysabet
http://www.blogcatalog.com/user/Ysabetwordsmith
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Union Suppression

Employers are getting ever more vigorous about suppressing unions. This is technically illegal but has been quietly allowed in recent years. A study is here.

Of course, I heard some of my grandfather's stories about labor wars. If the two sides haven't gone back to beating each other to death with bats in back alleys and dumping the corpses into the nearest body of water, then the labor war isn't back at full cry yet.